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    La Fontaine Guest House

    21 Dirkie Uys Street, Franschhoek 7690, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 6522
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good28%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “shared balcony” (10 reviews)
    “the main street” (40 reviews)
    “guest house” (42 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Wheelchair Access
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 288 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed for a weekend and were surprised about the lack of some essential elements. When we entered the guesthouse the welcome was rather cool and we were immediately told that reception closed at 7 pm. It was about 4 pm , so long before...More

    Thank Stefaan V
    Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and we are disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. After meeting with the staff, including Management, and in response, we think it best to address each point: 1. Our Reception office is...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a lovely time there - the place was clean, comfortable and we really enjoyed our night there. I would highly recommend it to anyone. The shops are just a 2 minute walk from rhe place and the parking is very secure. Thank you!!!

    Thank SarahG12321
    Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and we are very happy to know how much you enjoyed your experience with us. We hope to have you back again someday. Kind regards, Justin

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We arrived just after midday after driving from Hermanus, and were told to come back to check in at 2pm. Our room was upstairs at front of house, sharing a communal veranda. Room was comfortable, small dressing table, wardrobe, side tables with lamps, comfortable bed...More

    1  Thank shirley b
    Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your detailed review and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. You will be happy to know that we have upgraded our pillows throughout the guesthouse and so hopefully you won't be needing your own on your...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    While in south Africa, we decided to venture away from busy Cape Town for the weekend , to tour wine country. This was a last minute decision and we were unsure of the availability for accommodations on short notice considering we were hoping for a...More

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    Thank S7757FVmichaelr
    Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review and we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us! This is what we strive for and that is to create wonderful memories for you, our most valued guests! We sincerely hope to be able to...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

    We stayed for a weekend, parked the car and didn't touch it until we left. Very large property. Comfortable rooms. We stayed in the cottages, heaters and aircon. Comfortable bed, large clean bathroom. There is a TV with limited DSTV. The cottage rooms have a...More

    Thank SouthAfricaLilly4
    Response from avondroodguesthouse, General Manager at La Fontaine Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your review which is much appreciated. We are working on creating more parking space for your next visit! Kind regards, Justin Mitchell

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$133 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Franschhoek
    • Also Known As
    • La Fontaine Guest House Hotel Franschhoek
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    Traveller (95)
    Room & Suite (30)
    Dining (7)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (61)
    Bathroom (7)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Glenys S
    19 August 2017|
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    Response from avondroodguesthouse | Property representative |
    Hi Glenys, For good casual dining, The French Connection is great! For fine dining, try Foliage, Le Bon Vivant or Reuben's restaurant. All within walking distance. Kind regards, ' Justin
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